Greenville and Western just took over from CSX and grinds southbound on the former Piedmont and Northern with an ethanol unit train for the Kinder Morgan terminal a few miles ahead.
Engineer Allen Gibbs has these vintage EMD products pulling hard up the grade with 26 cars out of the CSX interchange in Pelzer.
Many of these wooden bridges around the upstate of South Carolina have been closed in the last few years. This one over the former Piedmont and Northern has been a target for me since acquiring t... (more)
The pair of BNSF C4 Gevos on the head of this Greenville & Western unit ethanol train look extremely out of place on a piece of track being reclaimed by the Carolina woods.
Greenville & Western local Z590-08 with Long Hood Forward GP9 3751 rounds a curve in Williamston with 2 scrap gondolas bound for Cheddar,SC.
Greenville and Western GP9 #3752 leads a 57 car train across the bridge over Mineral Spring Park headed north to interchange with CSX at Pelzer, SC. The crew for the day is fellow RP.net contribut... (more)
Greenville & Western's matched set of GP-9's lead the southbound local through Mineral Spring Park on a very warm (for December) evening in the upstate of South Carolina. The Christmas wreaths ar... (more)
Ribbon Cutting: After a little over a month of breaking ground, Greenville & Western celebrated the Grand Opening of Big Creek Machinery Distribution Hub in Williamston. For the event GRLW ... (more)
Winter Wonderland in the South! GRLW daily local 'dashes' through the snow through the town of Williamston's Mineral Springs Park as it heads towards the interchange with CSXT in Pelzer. more)
An unusual midday, weekday run of a unit train led by not 1, but 2 veteran SD40-2s, along with a newer CSXT 3140 leading this unit ethanol train bound for Cheddar for unloading. This train was int... (more)
After taking over this train at Pelzer, a Greenville & Western crew brings another unit ethanol train down Ex. Piedmont & Northern trackage to the Kinder Morgan Terminal in Cheddar.
A Greenville & Western ballast extra heads back to Belton after dumping some ballast north of town.